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In Israel, Anger at Abbas and Support for Netanyahu

Middle East Policy Council

Israeli officials and commentators have roundly condemned last week’s speech at the UN by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, calling him “detached from reality” and “deceptive.” During his speech, Mr. Abbas accused Israel of ...

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Blaming Others

G.J.H. Dowling

It was inevitable that in the debates roiling the West about the insurgent group now dominating the conflicts in Syria and Iraq — the Islamic State — commentary would appear implicating the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia ...

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